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Key Resources for Museum Studies
Art & Architecture Source
Covers fine, decorative, and commercial art, and some areas of architecture and architectural design. Over 600 full-text journals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of 63,0000+ images.
A digital library of over one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and teaching purposes.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Indexes over 2,800 periodicals published worldwide on architecture, archaeology, city planning, interior design, and historic preservation. Coverage from 1930s-present (with selective coverage dating back to the 1860s).
Yale's Human Relations Area Files Archaeology is a cross-cultural database containing information on the world's prehistory.
eHRAF World Cultures
Yale's Human Relations Area Files World Cultures is a cross-cultural database containing information on all aspects of cultural and social life.
Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals
The only online index to 42 art periodicals published in the U.S. during the 1800s. Entire journal contents are indexed — including illustrations and advertisements.
Scholarly journal archive, going back to the first issue for many titles, covering Classical studies, area studies, anthropology, architecture, archaeology and art history.
Oxford Art Online
Contains Grove Art Online (encyclopedia), Oxford Companion to Western Art, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
Multidisciplinary Resources of Interest
Biography in Context
Search for current or historic biographical info based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender.
Dissertations & Theses
Includes 2.4 million dissertation and master's theses citations from around the world from 1861-present. Dissertation abstracts available from 1980; theses abstracts from 1988; and full text PDFs for most dissertations added since 1997.
Ebsco Academic Search Premier
Multidisciplinary, full text database for more than 4,500 journals, including peer-reviewed titles, some back to 1975.
Periodicals Index Online
A general database of millions of article citations published in the arts, humanities and social sciences, across more than 300 years.
Worldwide union catalog of books and other materials in OCLC member libraries.
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